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    Posted 4 years ago

    kyratango
    (418 items)

    Last acquisition ( and enhancement )!

    A stunning large moth, rhodium plated sterling, with paste stones, little blue cab eyes.
    2.3/4" or 7cm wide!

    Maker's mark WB is for Wilhelm Becker, Pforzheim.

    I wanted to fill the openwork, but not permanently with enamel resin...
    As it is not for sale, I went for thick tracing paper cut and glued in some points to give a camphor glass effect.

    As always, I'm very glad of my project :-P, and would be glad too to get your thoughts about it.

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    1. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thanks Phil for your nice comment and love :-)
      Thanks Jewels, melaniej, pops, weirdpuckett, Belltown, Vetraio, and nutsabotas6 for moth loving
      :-D
    2. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thanks racer!
    3. Trey Trey, 4 years ago
      Beautiful colors:)
    4. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thanks Trey! And Bratjdd :-)
    5. Agram.m Agram.m, 4 years ago
      Lovely! Happy Holidays!!
    6. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 4 years ago
      Wow... Gorgeous.
    7. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
      Love it! Happy Holidays!
    8. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thanks Freiheit, Agram, DrFluffy, Artdecogirl and Valentino !!!
      Merry Christmas to all!
    9. paris1925 paris1925, 4 years ago
      joli ce papillon de nuit
    10. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Merci Paris! Joyeux Noël avec plein de trouvailles ;-))
    11. paris1925 paris1925, 4 years ago
      merci a toi aussi-)
    12. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thanks Driggs63 :-)
    13. Virginia.vintage Virginia.vintage, 4 years ago
      Very beautiful!!!!! Love it :)
      Merry Christmas dear kyra and my best wishes to you and family!!
    14. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Same to you V.V :-)
      All the best for you and your beloved ones !
      Thank you for your kind comment.
    15. Jewels Jewels, 4 years ago
      Happy Holidays to you kyra! :)
    16. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 4 years ago
      Very beautiful!
    17. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thanks Elizabethan!
    18. SEAN68 SEAN68, 4 years ago
      beautiful!!
    19. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Irish, Weir and sons! Same found:
      http://www.tademagallery.com/Tad_PHP/Tadema_ImagePage.php?paraSub=6603&dbt=2&xtra=c
    20. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Very late thanks, DrFluffy ans Sean :-))
    21. belouberry belouberry, 4 years ago
      I absolutely adore this. With and without the enamel. I find it entrancing.
    22. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Thank you Bellouberry!
    23. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 4 years ago
      I love insect pins, brooches etc. I bought a cicada pins from France I will have to post. I am finally getting through the rest of your posts.

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